Vimon Tantishaiyakul was born in Ratchaburi, Thailand, in 1956. She received her B.A. and M.S. degrees in pharmacy at Chulalongkorn University, Thailand, and a Ph.D. degree from the Ohio State University, Ohio, USA, in 1980, 1985, and 1990, respectively. Since graduating in 1990, she has been working at the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Prince of Songkla University. She has been Head of the Pharmaceutical Chemistry Department, Associate Dean, and Dean at the Faculty. She was promoted as a Professor in 2007. Her main research interest involves instrumental analysis to study the physicochemical properties of drugs, formulation developments to enhance solubility, and/or permeability properties of drugs. Her research is presently expanding to modify materials for more effective drug delivery systems.
Biography Updated on 21 April 2011